STOP Early Journal Content on JSTOR, Free to Anyone in the World This article is one of nearly 500,000 scholarly works digitized and made freely available to everyone in the world by JSTOR. Known as the Early Journal Content, this set of works include research articles, news, letters, and other writings published in more than 200 of the oldest leading academic journals. The works date from the mid-seventeenth to the early twentieth centuries. We encourage people to read and share the Early Journal Content openly and to tell others that this resource exists. People may post this content online or redistribute in any way for non-commercial purposes. Read more about Early Journal Content at http://about.jstor.org/participate-jstor/individuals/early- journal-content . JSTOR is a digital library of academic journals, books, and primary source objects. JSTOR helps people discover, use, and build upon a wide range of content through a powerful research and teaching platform, and preserves this content for future generations. JSTOR is part of ITHAKA, a not-for-profit organization that also includes Ithaka S+R and Portico. For more information about JSTOR, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org. LIST OF TITHABLES OF PITTSYLVANIA COUNTY 79 FIRST LIST OF TITHABLES OF PITTSYLVANIA COUNTY, YEAR 1767. (Contributed by Mrs. N. E. Clement, Chatham, Va.) A List of Tithables and Lands Taken by George Jefferson (l) in Pittsylvania County and Cambden Parish for the year 1767. tithe land Levy Shockley. — 1 Francis Kirby ._ _ 1 100 Elisha Estis 1 260 Jacob Hubbard 1 100 JosiahKerbey 1 William Young. 1 270 John Kirby & Jesse Kirby ._ 2 135 Daniel Collins 1 Geo. Peak & Wm. Peak 2 100 Charles Lucas & John Lucas 2 50 David Kirby 1 100 James Shockley.- 1 400 John Kirby Jr 1 100 John Peak (Pr. Edward County) 185 Wm. Mullins & Wm. Mullins Jr. 2 100 Robt Neilly — 1 178 George Jefferson (Mecklenburg), John Davis, overseer, & negroes, to-wit: Sam, Chance, Pompey, Phillis, Patt & Lacy 7 8000 William Terrell Mills & Thomas Hudson, Joseph Toler, John McLin Handy, Sam & Israel, negroes. 7 (1.) George Jefferson was one of the Commission of Peace & Dedimurs appointed for Pittsylvania's first Court, held Friday 26th, June, 1767. Appointed Captain of Militia in 1768. 80 VIRGINIA HISTORICAL MAGAZINE Elizabeth Irwin (Bedford). John Carter, Ov 'sr & negroes Tom, Dick, Sam Estes, Lucy & Iris. 7 130 Jeremiah Salesbtiry & negro Lacbey. 2 John Smith & Henry Hains. 2 William Justice 1 100 John Lucas 100 William Neffley.... 1 170 Isham Hodges 1 160 John Hodges. 1 Robert Hodges 1 Robert Frazier._ _ 1 William Dillingham. 1 97 Fredrick Rives & negro Phillis. 2 2500 William Stegal 1 John Glass & Stephen Thompson. 2 Thomas Ramsey 200 Fulker Fulkerson. 119 Total 56 13644 A List of Tithes &c taken by John Donelson (2) 1767. Francis Bucknall 1 William Holder. 1 Robert Martin.- 1 Charles Rigney. 1 Thomas Greenwoods List, Peter Brooks, Ov 'sr, negroes Duk, Sam, Matt & Judith. 5 260 Hall Hudson & negro woman 2 650 ^ (to be continued) (2.) John Donelson one of the earliest settlers in this section, was appointed surveyor of Pittsylvania in 1767, which office he held till 1779, when "John Wimbish, Abram Shelton, and Wm. Todd are ap- pointed to view and inspect the Records of John Donelson, Gent, late Surveyor of their County, and report to the Court the condition thereof." Nov. Court 1779. Nov. 1767 John Donelson took oath of Vestryman of Camden Parish — Member of House of Burgesses for Pittsylvania County in 1769-70-71-72-73-74. Wed 25, Sept. 1775, John Doneldon Esq. was appointed County Lieutenar*,. Served as Colonel in the Cherokee Expedition. In 1779 he emigrated to Tennessee. See V. Hist. Mag, Vol. 8, Page 13 — His daughter Rachel became the wife of President Andrew Jackson.